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Vermont Railroads Collection

Contains items related to Vermont’s railroads and their history from Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives' collections of rare books, historical photos, and ephemera.

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rutland railroad company
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vermont. railroad commissioner.
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central vermont railway co.
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rutland & burlington railroad company
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rutland and burlington railroad company
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Abandoned control tower of the Boston & Maine Railroad at Johnsonville, New York
Topics: Railroads, Buildings and structures, New York, Johnsonville, Boston & Maine Railroad, Control...
Source: Middlebury Special Collections
Rutland Railroad right-of-way culvert in the wrecking yard at Bee Hive, on the Corkscrew Division of the Rutland Railroad, running between Bennington, Vermont, and Chatham, New York.
Topics: Rutland Railroad Company, Railroads, New York
Source: Gift of Warren Dodgson
Vermont Railroads Collection
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Right of way culvert in wrecking yard at Bee Hive of the Corkscrew Division of the Rutland Railroad, running from Bennington, Vermont, to Chatham, New York.
Topics: Rutland Railroad Company, Railroads, New York
Source: Gift of Warren Dodgson
Vermont Railroads Collection
Oct 4, 1998
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Montpelier and Barre Railroad locomotive 19 at Morrisville, Vermont, shops
Topics: Locomotives, Vermont, Barre and Montpelier Railroad
Source: Gift of Warren Dodgson
Vermont Railroads Collection
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Montpelier & Barre locomotive at Morrisville, Vermont
Topics: Locomotives, Vermont, Montpelier and Barre Railroad
Source: Gift of Warren Dodgson
Vermont Railroads Collection
Sep 27, 1997
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Northern Vermont Railroad locomotive 50 pulling two Bangor & Arostook Railroad passenger cars and additional passenger cars during a 470 trip in Newport, Vermont in September 1997.
Topics: Bangor and Aroostook Railroad Company, Locomotives, Vermont
Source: Gift of Warren Dodgson
Railroad tracks from the Boston and Albany railroad station in Chatham, New York.
Topics: Rutland Railroad Company, Railroad tracks
Source: Middlebury Special Collections
Vermont Railroads Collection
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Rutland Railroad locomotive 405 on bridge in East Wallingford.
Topics: Locomotives, Vermont, East Wallingford, Railroad bridges, Vermont, East Wallingford
Source: Gift of Warren Dodgson
Vermont Railroads Collection
May 18, 1996
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Rutland Railroad combo car 260 in Ludlow
Topics: Railroads, Cars, Rutland Railroad Company
Source: Gift of Warren Dodgson
Vermont Railroads Collection
May 18, 1996
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Rutland Railroad combo car 260 in Ludlow
Topics: Railroads, Cars, Rutland Railroad Company
Source: Gift of Warren Dodgson
Vermont Railroads Collection
Oct 13, 1995
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Rutland Railroad caboose 36, "Route of the Whippet" at Caboose Corner in Bellows Falls, Vermont.
Topics: Cabooses (Railroads), Rutland Railroad Company
Source: Gift of Warren Dodgson
Vermont Railroads Collection
May 14, 1994
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Vermont Railway locomotive 301 on turntable at Burlington yard with onlookers.
Topics: Locomotives, Vermont, Burlington, Turntables (Railroads), Vermont, Burlington
Source: Gift of Warren Dodgson
Vermont Railroads Collection
Oct 24, 1992
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Central Vermont Railway caboose 4014
Topics: Central Vermont Railway Co., Cabooses (Railroads)
Source: Gift of Warren Dodgson
Vermont Railroads Collection
Oct 10, 1992
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Central Vermont locomotive 5810 on turntable, with repair shop in the background.
Topics: Central Vermont Railway Co., Railroad repair shops, Vermont
Source: Gift of Warren Dodgson
Vermont Railroads Collection
Oct 10, 1992
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Central Vermont caboose 4045 at convention of the Central Vermont Railway Historical Society.
Topics: Cabooses (Railroads), Central Vermont Railway Co.
Source: Gift of Warren Dodgson
Vermont Railroads Collection
May 18, 1992
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The former Brainard station on the Corkscrew Division of the Rutland Railroad, southeast of Albany.
Topics: Railroad stations, New York, Brainard
Source: Middlebury Special Collections
Vermont Railroads Collection
Aug 10, 1991
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Central Vermont flanger 4233 in North Conway, New Hampshire
Topics: Central Vermont Railway, Railroads
Source: Gift of Warren Dodgson
Vermont Railroads Collection
Apr 20, 1990
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Green Mountain Railway snowplow at Walpole, New Hampshire, ex Rutland.
Topics: Green Mountain Railroad, Railroad snowplows
Source: Gift of Warren Dodgson
Vermont Railroads Collection
1967 The Rutland Corporation
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15 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
Vermont Railroads Collection
1966 The Rutland Corporation
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15 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
Vermont Railroads Collection
1965 Rutland Railway Corporation
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10 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
Vermont Railroads Collection
1964 Rutland Railroad Corporation
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4 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
Vermont Railroads Collection
1963 Rutland Railroad Corporation
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4 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
Vermont Railroads Collection
1961 Rutland Railway Corporation
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6 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
119 pages.  Railroad Annual Report Form A (Class I Line-haul and Switching and Terminal Companies). Includes details of expenses, statistics, etc. This is a digital version of the original printed edition in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Rutland Railroad, Railroads
Vermont Railroads Collection
1959 Rutland Railway Corporation
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9 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
Vermont Railroads Collection
1958 Rutland Railway Corporation
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13 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
Vermont Railroads Collection
1956 Rutland Railway Corporation
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13 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
Vermont Railroads Collection
Oct 14, 1952 Howard Towsley
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Rutland Railroad locomotive 106 in the Rutland yard with attached coal tender and coal cars under the large coal tipple.
Topics: Locomotives, Vermont, Rutland, Railroads, Yards, Locomotives
Source: Gift of Steven Mumley
Vermont Railroads Collection
Sep 22, 1952 Howard Towsley
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Rutland Railroad locomotive 106 on turntable in front of the roundhouse at the Rutland yard, Vermont, with a workman coming out of a small shed.
Topics: Locomotives, Vermont, Rutland, Railroads, Yards, Locomotives
Source: Gift of Steven Mumley
Vermont Railroads Collection
1952 Rutland Railway Corporation
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14 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Mailed from Brandon, Vermont, to Mrs. A.L. Hennessy, Stamford, Connecticut. The Rutland Railroad bridge, also known as the East Shoreham Covered Railroad Bridge, crosses the Lemon Fair River and was built in 1897 on the Addison Branch of the Rutland Railroad This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Covered bridges, East Shoreham, Postcards
Vermont Railroads Collection
1949 Rutland Railroad Company
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18 pages. Pamphlet. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Rutland Railroad, Railroads, Rutland Railroad
Vermont Railroads Collection
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16 pages. Includes details of expenses, statistics, etc. This is a digital version of the original printed edition in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad
24 pages. This is a digitized version of the original book in the Vermont Collection at Middlebury College.
Topics: Railroads, Rutland Railroad, Annual reports
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
Feb 2, 1931
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Railroad station in Proctor, Vermont This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad stations, Proctor, Postcards
Vermont Railroads Collection
Feb 2, 1931
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Railroad station in Proctor, Vermont
Topics: Railroad stations, Vermont, Proctor
Source: Middlebury Special Collections
Vermont Railroads Collection
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New bridge under construction in Passumpsic, Vermont, May 5, 1928, with several persons walking on temporary wooden planks over the steel trestles
Topics: Bridges, Vermont, Passumpsic
Source: Middlebury Special Collections
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
Jan 12, 1928
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Reconstruction of a railroad track on January 12, 1928, following the Flood of 1927, with workers using a machine to clear debris from tracks, Passumpsic, Vermont. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroads, Natural disaster effects, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
Nov 12, 1927
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Damaged railroad tracks, road and buildings at ChaseFiber Co. in Passumpsic, Vermont, after the flood of Nov. 4, 1927 This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Passumpsic (Vt.), Flood, 1927, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Railroad yards with a string of railroad cars and coal tower are under water in Brattleboro, Vermont, during the flood of November 5, 1927 This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Floods, Brattleboro, Postcards
View of tilted railroad cars and other damage from the flood of November 5, 1927 in Montpelier, Vermont This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Floods, Montpelier (Vt.), Postcards
Vermont Railroads Collection
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String of railroad cars and a coal tower in the flooded railroad yards in Brattleboro, Vermont, during the flood of November 4-5, 1927
Topics: Railroads, Natural disaster effects, Vermont, Brattleboro, Brattleboro (Vt.), Flood, 1927
Source: Middlebury Special Collections
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
Nov 4, 1927
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Washed out railroad bridge in Center Rutland during flood of Nov. 4, 1927 This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad bridges, Flood, 1927, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
Nov 4, 1927
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Printed in Germany Washed out railroad bridge in Center Rutland, Vermont, during the devastating flood of November 4, 1927 This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Center Rutland (Vt.), Flood, 1927, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
Nov 4, 1927
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Flood waters gushing through railroad station in Proctor, Vermont, during the flood of Nov. 4, 1927 This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Proctor (Vt.), Flood, 1927, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
Nov 4, 1927
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Damaged railroad tracks and freight cars at Passumpsic, Vermont, after the flood of Nov. 4, 1927 This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Passumpsic (Vt.), Flood, 1927, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
Nov 4, 1927
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Damaged railroad tracks and derailed freight cars in Passumpsic, Vermont, after the flood of Nov. 4, 1927 This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Passumpsic (Vt.), Flood, 1927, Postcards
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Damaged C. P. R. Depot, Passumpsic, Vermont, after the flood of Nov. 4, 1927 This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Passumpsic (Vt.), Flood, 1927, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
Nov 4, 1927
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Flooded railroad station and railyard in Proctor, Vermont, from Flood of Nov. 4, 1927. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Proctor (Vt.), Flood, 1927, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Washed out railroad bridge in Center Rutland, Vermont, during flood of Nov. 4, 1927 This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Rutland (Vt.), Flood, 1927, Postcards
Vermont Railroads Collection
Nov 3, 1927
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Railroad tracks and ties over washed out bridge in Northfield, Vermont, during flood of November 3, 1927
Topics: Northfield (Vt.), Flood, 1927, Railroad bridges, Vermont, Northfield
Source: Middlebury Special Collections
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
Nov 3, 1927
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Railroad tracks and ties over washed out bridge in Northfield, Vermont, during flood of November 3, 1927 This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad bridges, Northfield, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Title supplied by cataloger Derailed passenger cars partly submerged in the Winooski River at West Berlin, near Montpelier, Vermont. Accident caused by the Flood of 1927. Heavy duty railroad crane and locomotive with railroad cars are in the background. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad accidents, West Berlin, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Title supplied by cataloger Train wreck along the Winooski River, Vermont, near Montpelier, due to Flood of 1927. Derailed passenger car and overturned car This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad accidents, West Berlin, Postcards
Vermont Railroads Collection
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Derailed passenger cars partly submered in the Winooski River at West Berlin, near Montpelier, Vermont. Accident caused by the Flood of 1927. Heavy duty railroad crane and locomotive with railroad cars are in the background.
Topics: Railroad accidents, Vermont, West Berlin, Railroads, Natural disaster effects, Vermont
Source: Middlebury Special Collections
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
May 27, 1927
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Damaged railroad tracks and washed out railroad bridge in Passumpsic, Vermont, in flood of Nov. 4, 1927 This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Passumpsic (Vt.), Flood, 1927, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
Nov 8, 1926
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Title supplied by cataloger A man with a firehose is sprinkling water on the wreckage of a train in a collision near West Dover, Vermont, on November 8, 1926. Several damaged and derailed gravel cars are visible This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad accidents, West Dover, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Title supplied by cataloger Train wreck in Bolton on March 11, 1924. The Boston and Maine Express derailed due to a broken rail at 4:40 am. The engineer was Harry Palmer and the locomotive was #232. There were 3 fatalities including a 3 month old infant and there were about 60 injuries. The river is the Winooski. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad accidents, Vermont, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Title supplied by cataloger Train wreck in Bolton on March 11, 1924. The Boston and Maine Express derailed due to a broken rail at 4:40 am. The engineer was Harry Palmer and the locomotive was #232. There were 3 fatalities including a 3 month old infant and there were about 60 injuries. The river on the left is the Winooski This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad accidents, Vermont, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Title supplied by cataloger Train wreck in Bolton on March 11, 1924. Boston and Maine Express derailed due to a broken rail at 4:40 am. Engineer was Harry Palmer. Locomotive was #232. Three fatalities including a 3 month-old infant. Approximately 60 injuries. The river in the foreground is the Winooski. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad accidents, Vermont, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Title supplied by cataloger Train wreck in Bolton on March 11, 1924. The Boston and Maine Express derailed due to a broken rail at 4:40 am. The engineer was Harry Palmer and the locomotive was #232. There were 3 fatalities including a 3 month old infant and there were about 60 injuries. The river in the foreground is the Winooski. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad accidents, Vermont, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Title supplied by cataloger Train wreck in Bolton on March 11, 1924. The Boston and Maine Express derailed due to a broken rail at 4:40 am. The engineer was Harry Palmer and the locomotive was #232. There were 3 fatalities including a 3 month old infant and there were about 60 injuries. The river in the background is the Winooski This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad accidents, Vermont, Postcards
Vermont Railroads Collection
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Train wreck in Bolton on March 11, 1924. The Boston and Maine Express derailed due to a broken rail at 4:40 am. The engineer was Harry Palmer and the locomotive was #232. There were 3 fatalities including a 3 month old infant and there were about 60 injuries. The river in the foreground is the Winooski.
Topics: Railroad accidents, Vermont
Source: Middlebury Special Collections
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
Sep 23, 1923
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Postmarked Oct. 3, 1923. Mailed to B. W. Livingston, 212 Charleston Block, Watertown, NY Train wreck on Sept. 23, 1925 with locomotive on its side and several freight cars jackknifed. Postmarked Oct. 3, 1923 This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad accidents, Vermont, Postcards
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
Aug 6, 1921
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Railroad station in Burlington, Vermont This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad stations, Burlington (Vt.), Postcards
Vermont Railroads Collection
Aug 6, 1921
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Railroad station in Burlington, Vermont
Topics: Railroad stations, Vermont, Burlington
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Vermont Railroads Collection
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Train wreck at Williams River on March 14, 1920 near Bellows Falls, Vermont.
Topics: Railroad accidents, Vermont, Bellows Falls
Source: Middlebury Special Collections
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Train wreck at Williams River on March 14, 1920 near Bellows Falls, Vermont. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad accidents, Bellows Falls, Postcards
25 pages.
Topics: Central Vermont Railroad, Railroads
24 pages.
Topics: Central Vermont Railroad, Railroads
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
Dec 1, 1915
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Depot Square, with horse-drawn carriages, pedestrians, sign "Railroad crossing", and railroad station, Barre, Vermont. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Barre (Vt.), Buildings, structures, etc., Postcards
25 pages.
Topics: Central Vermont Railroad, Railroads
26 page reports includes a map, financial reports and other statistics for the Central Vermont Railway.
Topics: Central Vermont Railroad, Railroads
Early Vermont Postcards Collection
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Title supplied by cataloger Rutland Railroad train wreck outside of Bennington, Vermont, on September 7, 1912. This is a scanned copy of the original postcard at Middlebury College Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury, VT.
Topics: Railroad accidents, Bennington (Vt.), Postcards